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+f% -- toppling, 40 to 50 miles per hour. the rain is getting closer%dwk o napa, novato and san rafael. heart of the bay 7:00, south bay 9:00. at san rafael it is raining you can see this hazy look at the headlights southbound wet roads in san rafael take your time this morning it is going morning. light, minor delay for cash paying toll folks on the right. caltrain northbound 101 train, 18 minutes delayed leaving millbrae, that was five minutes ago. all other mass transit on time. >>> 6:12.:p8co >> next, smartphone mapping service that is more likely to get you lost. >>> ahead, the brands on top in new test from -- [ inaudible ] . >>> welcome back. y the steadier rain the green now making its way down to 37, novato down to 101 san rafael,v tiburon getting sprinkles sausalito and belvederepj)çvxy w 580 richmondt/÷t san rafael brie about tojywf get wet. off to the east we can see napa still a little!k÷ light ran american canyon down to vallejo you should be getting rain in the next 20)úá7m minuter so. >>> 6:15. a just released study finds what many smartphone users have been complaining
vehicles in the northbound direction. and then the other breaking news is on the richmond-san rafael bridge where an discover turned big rig is blocking all eastbound lanes. it happened in the last half-hour. the highway patrol said that accident is storm related. no word on any injuries. a high wind advisory is up on all bay area bridges. caltran is warning drivers be very careful. again, all lanes eastbound, interstate 580 over the richmond-san rafael bridge are closed because of an overturned big rig. we will bring you more information on both of those breaking news stories as we get it. so round three of the latest series of storms to sweep through northern california is here. we have live team storm coverage. let's begin with our meteorologist lisa argen who is tracking the storm will live doppler 7 hd. >> good morning, everyone. your eye goes right to the red and this is where it is draped from the sacramento valley back to clear lake and windsor and santa rosa. the back edge has been pushing through ukiah and with it the very gusty winds preceding the gusts. we have wind gusts up to
coverage. abc7 news reporter nick smith is live on interstate 580 over the richmond san rafael bridge where an overturned big rig is blocking lanes. cara clapper is live where they are watching the river rise. let's begin with abc7 news meteorologist lisa argen with a live at live doppler 7hd. >> it is flooding in sonoma county. we have a flood warning and it has been flooding in petaluma and willow creek. you can see the back edge of the front. this is where the winds have died off and the rains have ended. still some very heavy rain through novato and southward. and there is also flooding reported in marin county with a flood warning through 10:15 from the creek to the east bay, hercules and vaw knee shaw, 580. flooding in santa cruz, santa clara county. moderate rain in fremont and gusty winds in union city. on the peninsula, a heavy downpour and winds have lightened up here. but still some light rain. the front has yet to move through san francisco. some heavier rain on the peninsula from woodside to 280 and flooding is happening in the santa cruz mountains. we are looking at rain rates
francisco out to the ocean heaviest rain now on the richmond san rafael bridge pulling from sir francis drake richmond and san pablo now where the heaviest of the rain is. more rain napa, sonoma, light to moderate this batch here is the wave we talked about yesterday that is going to energize this system and bring heavier rain during the morning commute. the sooner you can get out the better. as we head into the afternoon steady rain becomes showers upper 50s to mid 60s. >>> westbound 80 at cutting accident cleared to the shoulder east shore freeway, towards the berkeley curve and macarthur maze light. otherwise just roadwork south 101 lorenz expressway two left lanes until 5:00 this morning. dumbarton bridge one lane each direction until 5:00 this morning. >>> the rain they were talking about combined with the already saturated ground means scattered flooding and downed trees. you've seen this before i'm sure. terry mcsweeney is live along lucky drive in cortamadera. what are you seeing? >> reporter: what i'm seeing is some pooling let's call it this is an area that floods every time y
to move in and we'll see light to moderate rain over san rafael. this storm is the first in a number of storms that will come our way in time for your holiday weekend. the first one beginning to shift. it's moving slowly. by 8:00 or 9:00 you'll be down into the south bay. the morning drive it will be wet for most of us. and windy in some cases. wind advisory for the bay area. we'll have more on that in a moment. this is the parent system that will continue to bring us rain. we have another storm for saturday. a third storm on sunday. for today anywhere from tenth to half inch of rain. the north bay we'll see half inch to an inch. wind advisory for san francisco and the coast until 10:00 this morning. our hills are seeing the gusts as well. mt. diablo reporting 50 miles an hour. half-moon bay reported 35 miles an hour. winter storm warning for the sierra will last until sunday night. numbers not so bad. 40s to low 50s. mid to upper 50s in the forecast for this afternoon. numbers won't change a whole lot. we'll cool a little bit sunday, monday into tuesday. the chance for rain tapering
areas of the richmond and san rafael bridge. at the moment the richmond san rafael bridge very dry. this is the parent system. this will bring us several rounds of rain. it looks like another system rolling out on saturday. i'm picking it up this morning in the 6:00 hour. now along the peninsula through the delta along i-80 it shifts a little farther into #. san jose you are dry until 8:00 or so and through the afternoon we'll break away to scattered showers. i have a winter storm warning for the sierra. if you're beginning to be traveling this holiday weekend -- if you're going to be traveling this holiday weekend, we have issues going on. if you have a holiday party to go to, you will be dealing with this as well. and saturday and sunday we have more rain on the way. quick look at the winds before we toss it back. right now oakland reporting 24 miles an hour. 15 at mountain view. calm in areas right around livermore. sfo around 15 miles an hour. on the flip side because of the clouds we're not as cold this morning. i'll have a look at your current temperatures and what you can ex
is already causing some concerns for residents in san rafael. reggie kumar is live in the downtown area. >> reporter: the rain is already coming down here at a pretty steady pace. phone service was knocked out to some residents from the previous storm. but that service has since been restored. crews are still digging out from the previous storm. they're hoping this latest one doesn't pack a punch. at&t crews were hard at work drying out the phone lines near 3rd street in san rafael. tuesday night's wet weather wasn't helping while workers used this hose to blow air underground to dry the lines. some who live here are still dealing with a muddy miscellaneous left behind by sunday's powerful storm. >> i got slammed, and my basement and storage shed got a couple of inches of mud. digging out, drying out. >> reporter: some residents in west marin tell me these large trees are a reminder of what happened here on sunday. the trees fell across the roadblocking access for several hours. this woman says she may have dij@ vu wednesday. >> i have a business i had to close. other businesses had to
city, 16 napa, 10 san rafael, 13 santa rosa. what does that mean? 39 in napa, 40 in santa rosa, 44 san rafael, concord 41. mild around san jose and mountain view and san francisco 50 everybody he will in the mid to upper 40s. foggy inland through 7:00, the rest of us clear, brighter, slightly cooler noon mid to upper 50s. sunshine and high clouds by 4:00, low 60s. this evening 40s by 7:00. warmest days ahead of us tomorrow through monday when we could get near 70 most of us mid to upper 60s. great time to be outside. >>> san jose north 87 good ride at this early friday morning just a few headlights northbound past hp pavilion and julian on-ramp. san mateo bridge tail lights towards foster city and highrise traffic moving at the limit both directions on the san mateo bridge light. live shot of the bay bridge toll, a little busy, certainly no delays no issues on upper deck coming into san francisco. north 101 university on-ramp blocked with accident richmond eastbound 80 central off-ramp blocked while they clear an accident. >>> 4:40. >>> who says there is no such thing as a free ride? n
accidents pinole valley road, richmond san rafael bridge area now berkeley area those accidents all picked up but the damage is done very slow approaching the maze this is the bay bridge you can't see it is so wet there, traffic backing behind the toll, northbound 280 accident blocking two lanes south 101 new accident before cesar chavez that accident blocking two lanes, san jose north 101 before mckey one lane blocked in san jose. >>> california voters said yes to prop 30, the new impact it is expected to have on the state's bottom line. >>> java jolt for starbucks, new plans just here you go little man. [ humming ] [ babbling ] the cheerios bandit got you again? [ both laugh ] ♪ the one and only, cheerios ...and now... you! [ giggles ] ♪ the one and only, cheerios >>> welcome back. 6:15. sacramento and ward streets where they intersect in berkeley, light to moderate rain for the better part of the last two hours be prepared as you head out. live doppler 7 hd, you can see that wall of light to moderate rain moving through the heart of the bay and moreover the coast ready to move acros
power to thousands in the bay area. >> more than 700 businesses in bay point are in the dark. san rafael dealing with this. and they lost power yesterday. pg&e said it was caused by a tree branch that struck a power line. >> the tree fell across the road. and broke three of our lines, primary lines. that shorted out the circuit and opened up the breaker in the sub station. >> crews were able to get the power back on within 90 minutes. >>> the weather is having an impact on holiday travel. we spoke to the manager who said the airport is not currently reporting any delays. but the airport expects to see delays later this morning. and cancellations. passengers faced delays for about an hour at sfo, storms in the midwest and east coast are causing the delays. they want you to check your flight before you go to the airport. >> we came from san diego and we are an hour and a half late. we thought it was going to be worse, to be honest with you. >> oakland and san jose is not reporting any delays. we will keep you updated and rosemary will have another check on the forecast in a few minutes. >>
, san rafael, seeing light to moderate rain. it was coming down pretty good a few minutes ago. light rain all the way down into daly city and it looks like it's shifting down into the bay area as well pass oakley and birkly. our camera shots are -- berkeley. our camera shots are showing this is not hitting but it will. by 9:00 or so it should be in the south bay. in addition to the rain we're dealing with winds. 10 to 20 miles an hour in some cases. the bay area as well pass the coast dealing with a wind advisory until 10:00 this morning. these winds coming from the south which means if you are crossing the bay bridge, the richmond san rafael, it's blowing right against your car. it will be treacherous in some cases. we have a winter storm warning for the sierra. this parent system here will just hang around saturday and sunday bringing us a new storm for each day. at this hour by 8:00, it's beginning to shift into the central bay, and then scattered showers will remain in the forecast throughout the afternoon. our evening is going to be a bit soggy. periods of rain on and off with m
from san rafael, tiburon towards san francisco, daly city. heavier rains for the morning commute. it is going to get harder to get around over the next hour. >>> raining at the bay bridge, you bet. you can see headlights, light coming into the about now, wet conditions, no wind advisories, that's the nice news traveling into the city on the bridges or elsewhere skyline build "sig alert" issued, downed tree blocking both lanes, going to be a bit for calf trance gets that cleared. injury accident westbound 580 before lake shore, two right lanes blocked. >>> 5:01. with this latest storm crews are looking out for for waterlogged trees that could fall in larkspur many crews have been working nonstop since the weekend trying to protect homes. friday massive oak fell on a woman's home in ross splitting her roof in two, luckily she wasn't hurt but her home of 60 years suffered major damage. terry mcsweeney will have a live report from cortamadera with more storm watch coverage in 30 minutes. >>> similar scene in san mateo, the rain soaked soil proved to be too unstable to keep this tree
38°, a lot of low to mid 40s inland, antioch and san rafael 48. 50 half moon bay. 45 mountain view, san jose oakland 48 in san francisco and fremont. today 40s patchy fog through 7:00 this morning. partly cloudy noon, low to mid 50s. high clouds this afternoon, low to mid 50s cooler this evening than last evening and drier with low to mid 40s by 7:00. tuesday, christmas day, rain comes back. scattered showers wednesday and dry thursday. >>> is that our gift rain christmas day? >> thank you mike. let's take a look at traffic conditions. we start on highway 87 in san jose -- >> no, 101 in san rafael, headlights southbound as you can see traffic is light here, extremely light northbound. now 87. >> san jose 87, no problems there. >> no, look at that. where is everybody? >> no cars. >> there is a problem on highway 121 between 116 and 37, flooding there between petaluma and napa. keep that in mind. you may have to look for alternates we'll tell you more about that coming up. >>> lingering storm is making getting hope for christmas a challenge across part of the nation now meteorologist
, los gatos 46, 48 san rafael and san francisco, 45 in oakland this afternoon sunny conditions, going to be a bright day hovering in most areas in the low to mid 50s, more rain on the way. details coming up. >>> back to the bay bridge toll no problems, very light, a few headlights towards the toll and incline and upper deck no problems. san mateo bridge same thing, a few cars headed both directions between peninsula and east bay, everything at the limit, no problems with stalls or accidents. west 80 at richmond parkway blocking left lane and east 580 at macarthur boulevard oakland area blocking right lane. >>> police on the pins -- on the peninsula caught a thief stealing credit cards from the mail before they were delivered. terry mcsweeney has more. >> reporter: this guy delivered mail for the u.s. postal service in san mateo county, a lot of mail never got to the mailboxes where they were suppose go the person accused is 38-year-old row people -- romeo natan of san bruno. prosecutors say he's a first class felon, stole 3,000 pieces of mail information from that mail for credit card
to the afternoon. >>> san rafael southbound out of novato past lucas valley road marin ymca on the right, string of headlights moving nicely at the limit, no problems towards central san rafael, waldo grade fog-free, visibility good towards the golden gate bridge, four lanes southbound it is clear there. san francisco folsom street at essex a car hit a hydrant, spewing water everywhere affecting the ramp to eastbound bay bridge you cannot use that ramp to the eastbound bay bridge until they get water stopped. eastbound carquinez bridge roadwork until 8:00, affecting three lanes there. >>> 5:10. >> next, big milestone construction of the new 49er stadium reaches today. >>> driving perk for california lawmakers, not before some passed the buck to taxpayers. >>> first, this morning's america's money report. >>> good morning. mega bank lay-offs, city group announced plans to -- citigroup announced plans to slash 11,000 jobs, wall street had a good day, dow rose 82 points yesterday to close above 13,000. investors appeared optimistic after avoiding the fiscal cliff after the president suggested a dea
passing through northbound no delays at this hour through san rafael lucas valley road freitas parkway passing marin ymca traffic light leaving novato headed for central san rafael or southern marin no delays waldo to the golden gate either. out of the central valley good from 205 tracy up and over the altamont no delays towards livermore and pleasanton area. roadwork for a few more minutes until 5:00, 880 both directs one lane between fruitvale and embarcadero. >>> independent investigation into the deadly attack on u.s. consulate in libya will be sent to congress today. the attack in benghazi killed the ambassador stevens and three other americans. the review bore has been looking into whether enough -- given to potential threats and how washington responded. house and senate committees will hold hearings tomorrow and thursday. secretary of state clinton had been expected to testify, but she is recovering from a concussion. >>> con recollection -- congress is debating how much relief money to spend for superstorm sandy. the package involves more than 60 billion dollars in emergency s
your morning commute. amber lee begins our coverage. she's live in san rafael and is telling us it's been raining off and on there for several hours. >> reporter: we're in downtown san rafael where it's raining right now. people are out and about. and they're preparing for the storm even though the storm is not expected to pack a punch. these sandbags are staying put. they say the storm flooded sunday morning and hope this round of rain will not cause any additional problems. >> are you worried about the afternoon? >> hopefully it won't be that bad. >> this is where we keep all our rain boots, rain suits. >> reporter: inside the store there's what's called a rain room. tonight some shelves need restocking. there's been a shortage on tarps and repair supplies. >> they will wait, when it happens you will see them comeing in in droves. >> reporter: this kindergarten teacher says he's learned his lesson he's finally bought his rain gear tonight. >> got really wet actually. so much i got sick over the weekend as well. just being out and about. >> reporter: we saw the thomas family putti
our coverage. she's live in san rafael and is telling us it's been raining off and on there for several hours. >> reporter: we're in downtown san rafael where it's raining right now. people are out and about. and they're preparing for the storm even though the storm is not expected to pack a punch. these sandbags are staying put. they say the storm flooded sunday morning and hope this round of rain will not cause any additional problems. >> are you worried about the afternoon? >> hopefully it won't be that bad. >> this is where we keep all our rain boots, rain suits. >> reporter: inside the store there's what's called a rain room. tonight some shelves need restocking. there's been a shortage on tarps and repair supplies. >> they will wait, when it happens you will see them comeing in in droves. >> reporter: this kindergarten teacher says he's learned his lesson he's finally bought his rain gear tonight. >> got really wet actually. so much i got sick over the weekend as well. just being out and about. >> reporter: we saw the thomas family putting christmas decora
upper deck through the tunnel into the city out of san rafael northern portion of san rafael past lucas valley road and freitas parkway towards north san pedro road, very light, reports in paoup southbound of an accident at washington street, -- i'll update that at our next trip, mass transit, muni everybody on a regular schedule and on time. >>>Ñ5bx commuters in sonoma couy could use a break from the rain right now flood waters are still impassable on highways 12 and 121. terry mcsweeney is live at the intersection. >> reporter: the best i've got right now is sometime today. what happens is when there's a heavy down tour as there was yesterday and a high tide, this -- this road closes not unusual they wish it was an unusual occurrence as you can see road closed, flooded. pictures of what it looked like last night. they've been trying to fix the problem here for quite sometime, obviously, no success. yesterday, it want hard to find rain-related problems, american canyon water piled up on highway 12 red top road all this going on, on christmas day the traffic was light yesterday, richmo
for you, tara is in for sal this new york. i am noticing an accident up in marin county this is near san rafael, we have an injury crash and it look like they have it town to one lane. hopefully there is not too much traffic on the roadway right now. you can see traffic is moving nicely downtown berkeley and this morning, hopefully everything is sleeping and traffic is running well in potential directions. here is rosemary. >>> this rain you see moving through the northern edge of california will continue to shift in our area land be quite active for the second half of your christmas. you can see the few and that has to offset the cooling but we really did cool down overnight but now i am seeing those numbers repound. a few light cells even a few sprinkles in hillside and the steady errand will hold -- steadier rain will hold off and until noontime it will not laugh, wednesday night into thursday. get my days straight. it is a chilly tart out there, upper 40s and lower 30s for part north bay. again the clouds are helping us out just a little bit. we have rain and win and even the possibi
through dublin, 580,/680. san rafael is coming your way on light for the north bay. a few patches in the weather system between the san rafael. we will continue to see rainfall as we go towards it this evening. this is the third system of the week. this is still alive look. this is not the core. it is to the north. this is still however, a live look. widespread. a quick look at rainfall totals it just in the last 24 hours. in the north bay, just under 2 in.. one half inch pan san francisco, traces and dublin. and oakland, also not that much but this system is just as strong as the last one. we will see scattered showers with the high wind advisory in place for the bay bridge. the high wind advisory starting at 10:00 p.m. the heaviest rainfall and corn will be tomorrow morning court wednesday. the good news is that-quarter will be tomorrow but a decrease in showers for the latter part of said it will not be that bad. we will time it out on futurecast. i will let you know what we can expect. when we can get a break. >> we are going to jeff bush. you say that residents are looking at
are getting wet. we will start in the north bay and we can see we have light rain and nevado in san rafael and whitaker. there is a brief heavy showers may be of to a quarter inch of soil per hour. otherwise it will we moving through fairly quickly. we're not too concerned about the flooding from the showers we're seeing this morning. if you have a little further south in berkeley you are looking at an area of light rain. san leandro crossing 580 also moderate rain showers. foster city >> crossing to 80 as well in the south bay. heading further in the south bay you are also looking at areas of light rain to moderate as well. san jose has scattered showers this morning and heading into san francisco we have some pretty good moderate to heavy rain coming through. pacific heights and also into the heart of san francisco you can see we are looking at some pretty wet roads up there. it looks like the showers will mainly last a few minutes but they have been coming through and we believe we could see towards presidio boulevard and second avenue a few showers. there is a potential for maybe some
, mountain view and san jose. alan wang reports from san rafael. >> around the bay area, law enforcement agencies are conducting drivers license checks and if needed a sobriety test. apparently an extra reminder is needed. during the week before christmas chp made a 1170 d.u.i. arrests statewide compared to 980 in 2011. fay fatalities were up more than double, 39 compared to 14 last year. >> people are more depressed and find a relief for whatever pressures they. >> have ben smith said he had friends for a d.u.i. arrest. >> i'm hearing different numbers. last time i had a buddy it was $6,000. i've heard $10,000. >> businesses like pier 15 restaurant and bars say they will call a cab or drive a customer home themselves. it's worth it both for patron and customer. >> we do care about our customers. >> they are offering water in between drinks. >> this new year's eve she is avoiding the drive altogether. >> on new year's eve we are going to have a party and spending the night there. >> a local law firm will provide free cab service in san francisco on new year's eve and bart will have exten
rainfall all evening long, especially over the peninsula, the bay area, and the richmond-san rafael bridge. just a few light showers along 101, san rafael to mill valley. that is what is going to move through tomorrow night. rainfall total since wednesday, i added them up. five and a half inches of rain for santa rosa. nearly three for san francisco. more than two for both oabd oakland and concord. heavy rain tomorrow morning. it will be windy, with urban flooding and street flooding likely. flood warnings are in effect for both the napa river and the russian river. details on what happens after this round 3 coming up in a few minutes. >>> paul just showed us no place in the bay area is dry tonight. the peninsula and the santa cruz were some of the areas that saw plenty of rain. a lot of that wet weather. >> reporter: right now it's kind of light so it's kind of hard for the camera lens to capture the raindrops. take a look at this flooded parking lot. i'm standing in a foot deep of water right now. there's simply nowhere for the water to go, and all across the bay area, you'll see a lot o
, san rafael and napa 67°. around the state all quiet on doppler. high pressure dominating the state, low to mid 60s eureka, chico, sacramento, fresno, upper 60s to low 70s san diego, los angeles, palm springs. >>> live shot of 80 berkeley as you make your way towards macarthur maze bunching up at the golden gate fields, where 580 and 80 merge, major headlights then things even out as you make your way westbound towards the maze on to various points. otherwise, no problems there. southbound 101 through marin past lucas valley road into central san rafael southern marin we have roadwork northbound direction between sausalito through mill valley and cortamadera into 6:00. >>> 5:26. gas prices are dropping in time for the holidays national average $3.35, down five cents over the week in california $3.63, down seven cents from a week ago bay area average $3.71. >>> end of the year means release of annual lists one of the first, yale's list of the most memorable quotes. mitt romney's comments about 47% selected as the year's best followed by his binders full of women comment. president ob
creek to caldecott 101 from san rafael novato to san rafael highway 87 north towards 101 nice drive. >>> today more young victims of the connecticut school tragedy will be laid to rest other children in the devastated district return to class for the first time since friday's massacre. katie marzullo is live in the news room account latest. >> reporter: sandy hook elementary school will remain closed still a secure crime scene. desks are being moved to a school in a nearby town where students will return to class no word on when. 6-year-old jessica will be buried today, several wakes are scheduled. two 6-year-old boys have already been laid to rest, jack pinto and noah posner. police are trying to get as much information as possible out of a computer found at the home of adam lanza and his mother it was wadly -- it was badly damaged like it was hit with a hammer. people who knew the lanzas are saying nancy knew her son was troubled and told people her son wouldn't leave the house any more. >> she home schooled him and everything. i knew he was on medication that's all i know. >> rep
toward san rafael. looks like right there on the san rafael side of the richmond san rafael bridge. off the coast you can see right off the marin coast in san francisco there is a little bit stronger cells inching closer. it's not cold it's really mild. if you don't have rain cloudy conditions and foggy. there is a little low right there. that will give us enhancement here in the morning. look for cloudy skies and rain. just kind of a foggy rainy day. 60s on the temps. even the lows or upper 50s to near 60 for some. we won't see much of a change on the temperatures from lows to highs. the rain will end tonight. fog very, very thick. i think north bay, east bay out to the valley it will be a big issue here. it does look quieter. breezy. that should wipe out the fog. >>> right now the european markets are all trading higher this morning. overnight the asian markets closed with gains as well. after china's leaders -- shanghai composite jumped almost 3%. all the other markets finished the day up but with less spectacular gains. checking in on our numbers. the futures right now indicate a pr
warmer. napa, 50, 49 in san rafael, 49, light mist and drizzle. 54 in san francisco, 5 -- 57 in handjose. rain on the increase overnight tonight. get ready for a very wet morning commute tomorrow, and then looks stormy heading towards the latter part of the work week. this is the cold front that will move through tonight. this warm sector provided the lift and all the moisture for the north bay today. as we progress overnight, the cold front will spread the rain south. so we'll begin our forecast at 8:00 tonight. and you'll notice santa rosa, up north, start to see the beginnings of the cold front. by 10:00 should start to drape across much of the north bay, and then overnight, this will slide south. the majority of the bay area will have to deal with wet painful tomorrow morning, and then this system by 8:00 starts to focus towards the south bay, and then by lunchtime, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, scattered showers and the evening commute should be relatively dry. most of the rain will have moved out and we'll along for clearing. we're looking to close to an inch of rain mainly in the north bay mo
a tow truck to righten an overturned big rig in the eastbound lanes of the richmond san rafael bridge. despite being precariously perched on the edge of the rig, the truck driver was able to get out. >>> today bears bears shutdown service system-wide twice. it's unclear whether the weather was a factor. b.a.r.t. said the snarl system went down. b.a.r.t. says due to safety concerns it shut down all service for an hour just after nine this morning. then a similar delay happened at 2:00 this afternoon. that outage lasted 20 minutes. passengers did their best to cope. >> two hours i been trying to get to oakland. not cool. not cool. >> ama: b.a.r.t. technicians continue to investigate the cause of the power system failure. >>> home owners in the east bay are assessing the damage tonight, and you can see why. ahead, why one family is getting a little too used to dealing with this kind of mess. >>> and sky 7hd shows us a calmer end to our day. taking a live look outside. you can see the sun going down. looks great. meteorologist leigh glaser says there is more wet weather during the week ah
. >> two-car crash on the northbound freeway near san rafael squeezed traffic down to two lanes while emergency crews responded. i'm sergio quintana, "abc 7 news". >> ama: in el sobrante the creek backed up and flood four hopes. this so apian way. the water started flowing into his house. >> in forestville a fir tree fell on a house. power was out in the area for a while. in santa rosa, northbound highway 101, a car rolled over after skidding on the at fault. there was one minor injury in that accident. >> the strong and steady storm is pounding the seawall along coastal communities. giant swells in pacifica closed the local pier and wind gusts up to 48 miles an hour kept most people indoors. >> farther north in san francisco, a stretch of the coast highway was blocked off between lincoln and sloat. northbound lanes were shut down as city work crews repaired a dangling traffic light. >>> the storm is a reminder to make sure you are ready for rainy season. make sure have items including batteries and flashlights, extra batteries, three-day supply of food and water and manual can opener
, 62 san francisco, san rafael and napa towards concord, fremont, san mateo. if you are heading to the monterey bay, the same, high clouds this morning, increasing sun this afternoon, low to mid 60s around the bay, mainly mid 60s inland 64 gilroy, hollister and salinas. tonight clouds roll in, chance of rain to the north bay, temperatures there in the mid to upper 40s a few mid to upper 40s concord, livermore, fremont, san jose and palo alto, low to mid 80s, oakland, san mateo and san francisco. rain will slide from the north bay into most of our neighborhoods by tuesday afternoon. more scattered in nature, showers for wednesday, up to an inch in the north bay, up to half an inch around the bay, maybe a quarter of an inch in the south bay once we get past that, dry thursday through sunday. >>> good morning. golden gate fields westbound 80 east shore freeway is light at this hour, a little bunching up where 580 merges with 80, then everything picks up and moves slight nightly into the macarthur maze with no delays there. san rafael tail lights southbound past the civic center on
north san rafael snaking headlights past lucas valley road north san pedro towards central san rafael light, no problems golden gate bridge as we saw. from antioch at this hour light traffic, no delays as you get towards the concord area and 242, speeds at the limit there as you make your way out of central valley, no problems, tracy from 205 up and over altamont pass into livermore, good speeds into the dublin pleasanton area onlyÑng 18 minutes from altamot into the 680/580 junction. westbound 80 hilltop, big rig partially blocking the right lane. >>> 4:49. russian president vladimir putin just announced in the last hour he will sign a bill banning americans from adopting russian children. he said he doesn't see any reason not to sign the bill. putin says u.s. authorities deny russia access to children adopted from the country. d the law will deny many russian children the opportunity to get a family. unicef estimates there are 740,000 children without parents in russia. >>> do you use those companies that give a cash advance for a paycheck? >> if so, you may be getting some of th
, no metering lights, no issues on the incline or upper deck into san francisco through san rafael southbound out of novato past freitas parkway and north san pedro road few headlights and tail lights light through northern san rafael into southern marin. with muni over -- yesterday's compute major power outage had all trains stopped. this morning at 5 a.m., k, l, m lines running as usual j and n surface streets only will not be going underground. roadwork eastbound 580 north greenville, westbound not a bad drive out of the central valley. >>> in san francisco the proposal to provide free muni rides to youth could be resolved today with a vote. city leaders came up with a plan last spring to give teens free muni passes, regional officials rejected funding for the idea. a new grant more than 6 million dollars has surfaced and the head of muni wants to spend 1.6 of it to fund the pilot program for the free rides rest to fix infrastructure. >>> a man is pushed to his death on a subway platform in front of horrified passengers. next, the video that police hope will lead to the man they say did it
:15. these are at the reporting stations which tend to be warmer than your neighborhood, mid 30s, 33 to 35° napa, san rafael, santa rosa, fairfield, concord livermore, 39 san jose, 38 los gatos. redwood city 37 everybody else in the low to mid 40s captainly cooler. the winds are calm to about six miles per hour there is no wind chill this morning. upper 30s to mid 40s through 7:00, near 50 at noon low to mid 50s mostly sunny 4:00 grab a coat this evening mid 40s light rain tomorrow another system will bring lighter rain saturday finally sunday we get a break with mid to upper 50s. >>> watch out new warning about home deliveries. there's a package thief on the loose in fremont. camera caught him in the act. driver of that white car casually walks up to the front door of a home, grabs a package off the doorstep, uses his jacket to conceal it and drives off. this happened last saturday at a house on logan drive anyone with information is asked to call fremont police. >>> consumer reports has partnered with 7 on your side for a report on tablet keyboards. >> reporter: good morning. tablets are easy to take wher
, light traffic excuse me san rafael, light traffic there nothing to speak of, same south to san jose, highway 87 this morning again, very light as maybe people are taking today off. san jose not back home after heartbreaking deadly fire over the weekend. investigators are still searching for the cause. sue thompson is live at the scene. >> reporter: tough weekend out here san jose family will spend this new year's eve planning three funerals, two for grandparents and that third for their 4-year-old grand daughter that perished in a fire over the weekend. -- that blaze tore through an apartment complex at 3700 saturday. the flames so fierce and hot that it trapped and killed the 4-year-old and her grandparents. keira's mom seles barely escaped with her life and said the fire alarms never went off. in fact, many in the building say they woke to screams instead of fire alarm and ran for their lives. more than 52 people have been displaced at least for the next couple of days. fire investigators will resume their work today to determine a cause and what happened. that 4-year-old that pe
degrees below average for this time of year. 51 in san francisco and san rafael. look for low 50s all around the bay area. 50 fairfield and antioch and 52 in clear lake down to san jose. temperatures actually fairly uniform. we will also check out the monterey bay area. low 50s for you with sunnier conditions. 53 in santa cruz, 51 in gilroy and hollister. so you can enjoy kind of a steady pattern for the next few days. just do look out for some morning frost, patchy this morning. and then again tomorrow morning. so we will see a chilly evening for new year's eve, but sunshine until thursday when we do bring a slight chance of rain swac into the forecast. so far looking dry next weekend, as well. >> but our rain totals are good so we can enjoy this weather guilt-free? >> yeah, well-deserved, guilt-free dry whenever. >> thanks, francis. let's check out sorts. this afternoon the raiders close out their disappointing season in san diego with quarterback tirrell pryor making his first nfl start. and they need a win to clinch the nfc west. kickoff is at 1:25 for both games. last night the w
and san rafael, terra linda, live look at freitas parkway towards san hey road, everything at the limit out of -- out of novato petaluma i you might expect fog, take -- drive times from 580 highway 4 out of antioch and san mateo bridge just about 13 minutes over towards the peninsula. >>> straight ahead, what do pope benedict xvi, lady gaga and justin bieber all have in common? >>> saying i do at one of the country's[[7 elite military institutions. the same-sex wedding making . >>> beautiful picture from vollmer peak, emeryville in the foreground across the bay bridge, cloud cover at the coast, fog forming there like in napa valley area and into marin county on 101. live doppler 7 hd is quiet this morning. the entire state is mainly quiet, a few radar returns along the coast in los angeles just mist from the morning fog that is hanging around there today upper 50s to near 60 at the coast rest of us in the low to mid 60s partly sunny and dry sky. >>> just about 6:25. this morning pope benedict xvi will join the twitter . the vatican is holding a news conference this morning to launch his
reported in this cell, but nonetheless very heavy rain. san rafael had a rain shower down to larkspur. also from boulder creek extending over to saratoga, to the south of city of san jose between san jose and morgan hill. all of this is that verse go towards the east-northeast. wave after wave of these showers have been intensifying in the last 30 minutes. los gatos, right in line for moderate rain from this particular cell. right here, to the south and east of campbell right here, 82 starting to get very heavy rain, wave after wave an rain but the main event is not going to take event until tomorrow morning, upper 40s to low 50s. here is a look at my forecast. heavy rain sunday morning, good news is it moves in and moves out. we'll look for clearing sunday night and looks like a dry day on christmas eve. here is some of those showers right here moving in. a little bit of a break. check out the moisture plume behind. all of this is what is due in here tomorrow morning. heavy rain, very strong winds. be prepared, tomorrow morning may not be the best time to ride out but wait until the aftern
to nearly eight around san rafael and santa rosa that's why we are concerned about chance of rain especially north bay mountains up to 2 1/2 inch there is, inch and a half south by 3/4 of an inch for the rest of us. we'll look at our rivers and see how they are doing when we come back. >>> hundreds of children in fairfax are waiting to find out when they will be able to attend school. white hill middle took severe damage from the storm. >> reporter: good morning. cleanup crews just awried just beyond that administrators and outside -- consultants are meeting to decide their next steps, their first steps in the cleanup process exploring how to operate the school without an entire building. three big storms filled this little culvert behind white hill middle school causing extensive flooding over the weekend. >> we have four classrooms fairly filled with debris and mud. we'll need structural support along with our main administrative offices and our library. >> reporter: the building is only 10 years old. administrators face having to tear out floors and possibly the walls. >> we anticipate th
francisco more napa, fairfield, seven inches to nearly eight around san rafael and santa rosa that's why we are concerned about chance of rain especially north bay mountains up to 2 1/2 inch there is, inch and a half south by 3/4 of an inch for the rest of us. we'll look at our rivers and see how they are doing when we come back. >>> hundreds of children in fairfax are waiting to find out when they will be able to attend school. white hill middle took severe damage from the storm. >> reporter: good morning. cleanup crews just awried just beyond that administrators and outside -- consultants are meeting to decide their next steps, their first steps in the cleanup process exploring how to operate the school without an entire building. three big storms filled this little culvert behind white hill middle school causing extensive flooding over the weekend. >> we have four classrooms fairly filled with debris and mud. we'll need structural support along with our main administrative offices and our library. >> reporter: the building is only 10 years old. administrators face having to tear out floo
of stormtracker 4, san rafael but mostly dry we are expecting light, scattered rain for the evening commute but the overnight could be heavier. through santa rosa, indicated by the red on the radar. more widespread for the morning commute and by 11:00 a.m., heavy from a son of a health, fairfield, antioch, the east bay shores and it will continue to press south toward an even-- san rafael and even wet on the east peninsula. the heaviest in the south bay by 11:00 p.m., it will be cloudy but it will be dry the morning lows will be upper 40's in the north bay, richmond, 52. and low 50s for the south bay. tomorrow, a pretty mild today with a low 60s for the north bay. 63 in oakland, and 62 degrees in antioch. your kron 4 7 day around the bay bay once we are past that wet weather we are expecting dry conditions for the next workweek. gabe slate tech report >> gadgets make great holiday gifts. right now, samsung has some really popular devices. there are catching on giving apple a run for their money. this little bloom with the galaxy why fight camera a unique device. some of these great items fr
of the wettest locations over the richmond and san rafael bridge. things are starting to darken up a little bit. from marin county to emery vail and berkeley. it's another very mild morning with 50s and low 60s. i mean livermore is at 62. mountain view 62. san jose 61. it will be an overcast day. carry the rain gear with you. even fog out there. just kind of a yucky day. things are ending here. this will be the last system. lows in the upper 50s. highs in the low 60s. cloudy with light rain. fog will be a huge issue thursday and friday. >>> 4:38 is the time. protestors got naked during a big vote at san francisco city hall. where the nudest plan to take their fight next. >>> and a man is pushed to his death at a new york city subway station. the arrest police could make soon and why a newspaper photographer is under fire. >>> you can see that the rain definitely coming down this morning. we'll have more traffic hot spots coming up. >>> born. cloudy skies. light rain moving through. heavier amounts have been to the north. this will be a drizzly, light rain day. it's the last in the series and th
which means away from our coast. we have sunshine now 47 san rafael, livermore because of the fog there you are 51 santa rosa 50 everybody else in the mid to upper 50s. monterey bay and inland mid to upper 50s except santa cruz 52, she will catch up. mostly sunny and mild today one more night of tule fog rolling in and it will be sunny and warmest afternoons are sunday, monday, tuesday, also the mornings without fog. while we were going flew all those storms our temperatures dropped -- going through all those storms our temperatures dropped. a few areas stay in the 50s like san rafael, half moon bay, richmond, have a low, antioch upper 50s you probably won't notice the difference. low to mid 60s monterey bay bay low to mid 60s inland tonight cool, a few 30s, mainly 40s dominate and 51 san francisco any fog will be combined to the -- confined to the east bay valleys and north bay, probably less widespread than it was this morning. storm track well to the north as this high pressure expands it is going to keep the storm track north. no new snow other than what they make in tahoe. 50
coast. we have sunshine now 47 san rafael, livermore because of the fog there you are 51 santa rosa 50 everybody else in the mid to upper 50s. monterey bay and inland mid to upper 50s except santa cruz 52, she will catch up. mostly sunny and mild today one more night of tule fog rolling in and it will be sunny and warmest afternoons are sunday, monday, tuesday, also the mornings without fog. while we were going flew all those storms our temperatures dropped -- going through all those storms our temperatures dropped. a few areas stay in the 50s like san rafael, half moon bay, richmond, have a low, antioch upper 50s you probably won't notice the difference. low to mid 60s monterey bay bay low to mid 60s inland tonight cool, a few 30s, mainly 40s dominate and 51 san francisco any fog will be combined to the -- confined to the east bay valleys and north bay, probably less widespread than it was this morning. storm track well to the north as this high pressure expands it is going to keep the storm track north. no new snow other than what they make in tahoe. 50 within today will feel like wi
rafael towards central san rafael light traffic roadwork southern portion of marin in the reverse direction northbound 101 until 6:00. >>> more same-sex couples are expected to pour into courthouses across washington state today. sarah and emily became the first same-sex couple to marry in king county yesterday. gay and lesbian couples starting getting licenses midnight thursday, washington law requires all couples to wait three days to exchange vows after getting a license. voters approved the law last month. >>> scientists created a pacemaker for the brain that could help in the fight against alzheimer's. >> device stimulates the to keep neurons alive to slow memory loss. researchers are testing it on one patient now and they hope to try it out on 40 patients in the coming year. the need for treatment is growing, one in eight older americans has alzheimer's and that number is expected to triple by 2060. >>> [ inaudible ] new developments in the crab wars. >>> move in san francisco city hall that could mean fewer places for smokers to light up. >>> good morning. breaking news in
at a bus stop, leaves one man in the hospital and the gunman on the loose in san rafael. the latest on the investigation. then. bay news of the conneticut shooting. plus. what bay area officials are doing to make sure children feel safe. and give parents peace of mind. all that coming up. as kron 4 news at 11 continues. [ female announcer ] here's to a whole world of happier holidays. time to enchant, delight and amaze. safeway will help you gather everyone round. a smoked, shank half ham is only 99 cents a pound. get breyer's ice cream for $2.88 and dessert will surely shine. make it a grand finale with starbucks just $6.99. turns out this season less is really so much more. so make your holiday merrier than ever before. safeway. ingredients for life. >>pam: in bay area news. police are investigating a shooting that took place at a busy san rafael transit center early this afternoon. police were notified, a man had been shot at a busy transit center. they say someone with a gun, got out of a gold sedan, and fired at a man who was waiting at this platform. the injured victim stumble
cadillac with a dark top. his brothers is our colleague. >>> a vigil will be held in san rafael to remember a woman who was killed four years ago. ashley's body was found in the parking lot behind the fourth street tavern on december 16th, 2008. she had been raped and strangled. she was last seen the night before leaving the tavern with a man. that case remains unsolved. there is a $50,000 reward for information redialing to an arrest and conviction. >>> napa valley grape growers are facing hugeshortage. there is not enough grapevine roof stock to replace as many vines as you need. growers -- that way the vines are more resistant to disease but also provide high quality fruit. nurses were taken by surprise by how many vineyards need grape root stock this year and many are sold out through next year. >>> 4:54 is the time. back over to sal to check in. hopefully this could be a morning we have spinouts and fender benders. >> we do have those kind of things that happen. it will be a wet morning. let's go outside and take a look at what we have now. as we look at the commute you can see traffi
will start t az at concord high. >>> in san rafael, search he hit citibank on third street and tamalpais avenue yesterday. the man in a red hoodie and sunglasses talking to the teller. police say he demanded cash and ran. unclear if he was carrying a weapon. described as tall and slender and hands. >>> more than 130 concessionnx wofpgrj at oakland's international airport are threatening to strike a3z(&ó eay as today because of a labor impasse. union workers are having a disagreement with hms host company that-4zu runs concessios the union says they want employees9bcg to pay for any [ meal breaks and freeze wages for the rest of the country. they plan to rally noon to 6 outside the airport terminals today. >>> big travel day, big weather day and the two do not get along well. >>>hrz streetesnúh level -- lip -- rain went across hot springs road towards09éñ glen allen where the heaviest of the rain is falling now. rohnert park you can see in the heart west see rather avenue, stony point road, out to east cotati avenue, petaluma road your rainfall is about to gethj'& ót(u)q) there co
is live at san rafael where a dui checkpoint was in place for awhile, and then they packed up suddenly, is that right? >> that's right, dan. they were supposed to be here until 2:00 a.m., but they packed it up and went patrolling in their cars due to the rain. the crackdown, however, on dui drivers will continue through new year's day. and there is a lot to be concerned about because the numbers so far are kind of alarming. around the bay area law enforcement agencies are conducting driver's license checks and if needed a sobriety test. >> do what you have to do, but don't drink and drive. >> apparently an extra reminder is needed. during the week before christmas, the chp made a thousand -- 1,170dui arrests statewide compared to 980 in 2011. fatalities were up more than double during this period. 39 compared to 14 last year. >> you know, i think people are a little more depressed this year. i think they are going out and trying to find a relief for whatever pressures they have. >> ben smith of walnut creek says he has friends who have had to pay the price for a dui arrest. >> it is ex
for challenging driving conditions. this two-car crash on the northbound 101 freeway near san rafael squeezed traffic down to two lanes while emergency crews responded. >> now, these steel plates are a temporary fix but it did allow sonoma county road crews to re-open this road an hour ago. the other crews that are still keeping busy in the north bay or power crews. pg&e reports they still have about 3800 homes that are without power at this point. reporting live, i'm sergio quintana. abc-7 news. >> ama: in forestville, fir tree fell on a house. no one was injured but power was out in the area for a while in accept rosa on northbound highway 1 near the airport road exit, car rolled over after skidding on the wet pavement. there was one minor injury in the accident. >> in el sobrante, a creek backed up and flooded as many as four homes, on apian way. one resident said the water actually started flowing into his house. >> members of the lawn bowling club in mess stanton were lucky no one was in the building as a giant redwood tree crashed through the roof. the tree fell from a neighbor's proper
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